Horbury Academy Governors
Our team of Governors play a vital role in our school. They are the custodians of the high standards of academic excellence and the welfare of all our children. Our Governors are part of our Leadership Team. They give us lots of challenge and set us high targets. They act as our critical friend.
We are proud of the commitment and dedication shown by our Governors. They show this dedication not just through attending meetings and monitoring standards but also in their presence at functions and special events. They have a real knowledge of our school through their links with different classrooms and a vibrant mix of training and cooperative working with the teaching staff.
If you wish to contact the Chair of Governors, please use the school address.
Horbury Primary Academy
Governors' Details & Register of Interests
What does the Governing Body do?
As Governors, we are responsible for a number of areas including attainment, finance, policies and procedures. Our role involves working closely with the Headteacher and Senior Leadership Team to ensure children get the best possible education to enable them to reach their full potential, in an environment where they feel safe, valued and learning is fun.
Our main functions are to:
- Help set the aims and objectives for the school
- Help to ensure our policies and procedures are relevant and achieve their objectives
- Set targets to monitor the progress of the school to ensure it is meeting its aims and objectives
- Be a critical friend to the school and provide a source of challenge and support.
The Governing Body structure comprises of:
- One Staff Governor
- The Headteacher
- Two Parent Governors
- Four MAT-appointed Governors
- Two Associate Governors